When I was around 10 years old I had my front tooth knocked out whilst playing with golf clubs with a friend in my back garden. The golf club hit me in the mouth and sliced half of my front tooth. It was only days later that we found the other half of my tooth lodged deep in my swollen lip. Since the accident, i had lots of dental work to fix my broken tooth and I was left with a lump in my bottom lip which always bothered me. This insecurity was only heightening by the odd comments or questions I’d receive – “what’s that?” “How did that happen?” And “you have something on your face”.
In around 2016 I noticed fillers becoming more popular and thought this could be the perfect way of finally getting rid of the little lump which was bothering me so much. So, I visited a clinic for my first ever treatment. Unfortunately, I was not very happy with my (more…)
It was an absolute pleasure shooting with amazing photographer (and my good friend) Koray Hussein whilst we were both out in Cyprus this month.
We spent an afternoon on the streets of Famagusta/Magusa shooting several different looks which you soon see popping up on the blog very soon.
Famagusta holds great importance for both of us. It’s the town (more…)
I often find that a lot of us girls are looking for the perfect makeup product that will make our skin look flawless. It’s a vicious cycle of throwing money at makeup to make your skin look better, clogging your pores, coming up in spots and then buying more products to cover your skin. With billions of products from thousands of companies all claiming to be the new wonder thing that will instantly transform you into a photoshopped version of yourself, it’s hard to know what actually works.
Through much trial and error and now that I’m making my way through my twenties, I’ve finally come to the revelation that has been staring me in the face all along.
The secret to good makeup is very simple- good skin.
Your skin is the foundation you build your layers of makeup on, so in order to have makeup that looks good, you need to have a good base.
I know, I can’t believe it’s taken me that long to work that out either.
I’ve always been very particular with my skincare, and for the past few months I’ve been using the two Mabel + Meg products below which they have transformed my skin and as a consequence, helped my makeup look flawless.
Here I’m going to tell you how you what these two products are, what they do and how to use them in your daily routine!
Silk Slumber Retinol-Peptide Treatment
My mum introduced me to retinol a little while back and was telling me about all the anti-aging benefits of it and how it reduces the appearance of fine lines (more…)